TITLE

The Soul of the American University

AUTHOR(S)
Marsden, George M.
PUB. DATE
January 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1991, Issue 9, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the increase in the number of U.S. Protestants who are not supporting Christian programs in higher education other than theological seminaries. Implications of the lack of support for Christian programs for Protestant higher education; Significance of the establishment of chapels at universities to religion; Factors that contributed to the decline in the number of clerically controlled classicist education by the end of the nineteenth century.
ACCESSION #
17727871

 

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